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Quiet Days in Clichy -- Sexual escapades with a parade of beautiful women distract American author Henry Miller as he establishes himself in the art circle of post WWI Paris. Based on Henry Miller's autobiographical novel and starring Andrew McCarthy.

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1 June 1970 (Denmark) See more »
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Not so quiet, Joey and Carl's days in Clichy... The two men, living in a small apartment, are penniless writers... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Directed by
Jens Jørgen Thorsen 
 
Writing credits
Henry Miller (novel "Quiet Days in Clichy")

Jens Jørgen Thorsen 

Produced by
Klaus Pagh .... producer
Henrik Sandberg .... producer
 
Original Music by
Lasse Lunderskov 
Country Joe McDonald 
Andy Sundstrøm 
Ben Webster 
 
Cinematography by
Jesper Høm 
 
Film Editing by
Anker Sørensen 
 
Costume Design by
Helene Tuxen 
 

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Also Known As:
"Stille dage i Clichy" - Denmark (original title)
"Not So Quiet Days" - USA (reissue title)
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Runtime:
France:80 min | USA:100 min | USA:91 min (uncut version)
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Certification:
Australia:R | Canada:18+ (Quebec) | Finland:(Banned) (1971) (cut) | Finland:K-18 (1971) (heavily cut) | Finland:(Banned) (1970) (uncut) | France:18 | Germany:16 (re-rating) (2006) | Hungary:18 | Netherlands:16 | Norway:(Banned) (original rating) | UK:18 | UK:R (original rating) | West Germany:18 (original rating)
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Feminists protested some of the lyrics of Country Joe McDonald's "Quiet Days in Clichy Theme". He claims that the song was often booed and cursed when he played it on college campus demonstrations.See more »
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Mara:I hate my countrymen. They are hard, mercenary, without pity for... my kind.See more »
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9 out of 18 people found the following review useful.
Extremely disappointing, 23 March 2003
Author: Brian from Seattle, WA

I am a fan of Henry Miller and have read many of his books. When I saw a DVD of "Quiet Days in Clichy" on my local video store's "Staff Pick's" shelf, I excitedly plucked it off and read the back.

It sounded great, an artistic rendition of one of Miller's works. I took it home practically rubbing my hands.

As the previous reviewer commented, the acting is abysmal. Painful to watch. What a disappointment.

The photography is good. There are some (filming) tricks employed, but do nothing to salvage this failure.

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